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Cyberwar in Egypt [electronic resource]

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A half hour documentary about social media in Egypt. Had it not been for Youtube, Facebook and Twitter the story of Egyptian activist Samira Ibrahim may never come to light. A few months after the legendary Egyptian revolution, she was arrested in the street of Cairo and subjected to a "virginity test" by the military. Unlike other women who were exposed to the same humiliation, she fought back, and today she has become an important symbol for the young activists in Egypt. Watch the story of Samira and her struggle on the social media.
Online
2013
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Egypt in Crisis: The Inside Story of a Revolution Gone Wrong

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It took 80 years to rise to power, but now, after only 12 months, the Muslim Brotherhood has been ousted by its longtime foe-the Egyptian military. In a special FRONTLINE report, Middle East Correspondents Martin Smith and Charles Sennott examine the rise and rapid fall of Egypt₂s Muslim Brotherhood. With unique access to the Brotherhood₂s leadership, FRONTLINE follows the Islamist movement as it plots its next move.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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We Are Egypt: The Story Behind the Revolution

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Going beyond the headlines, this story, filmed in the fourteen months leading to the Revolution, highlights the years of mounting resentment against a U.S.-backed authoritarian government determined to stay in power at any cost. Embedded inside the turmoil, filmmaker Lillie Paquette followed key opposition figures and young democracy activists as they struggled against extraordinary odds and at great personal risk.
Online
2012
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Koran by Heart: One Chance to Remember

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In this 80-minute documentary, three 10-year old children leave their native countries to participate in one of the Islamic world's most famous competitions, a test of memory and recitation known as The International Holy Koran Competition. As the competition reaches its climax, Koran By Heart offers a compelling and nuanced glimpse into some of the pressures faced by the next generation of Muslims.; "110 kids from the Islamic world are chosen and arrive in Cairo for the world's oldest Koran reciting contest. Koran by heart follows two boys from Senegal and Tajikistan, and a little girl from Maldives - who go head-to-head with kids nearly twice their age in the pronunciation, recitation and perfected memorization of the Koran. Even as their own future hangs in the balance, they are c [...]
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Revolution in Cairo

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In response to the turmoil in Cairo, Frontline presents a special edition of its new newsmagazine-format program, Revolution in Cairo, about the demonstrations and political unrest on the streets of Cairo. This program contains graphic imagery and descriptions of police abuse. Viewer discretion is advised.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Cairo [electronic resource]: Garbage

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Soon more than 550 cities world wide will have a population of more than one million. In 2030 eighty percent of the world's population will live in cities. Megacities have traditionally been economic and political power centers but today the fastest growing cities are in developing nations.
Online
2011
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Letters From Cairo

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DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Legacy: The Origins of Civilization

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This six part series explores the influence on ancient culture on our lives today. Host Michael Wood visits the ancient cities and great ports of India and China, the deserts of Egypt and Iraq, the Mexico of the Inca, Aztec and Mayan peoples, the Greek and Roman monuments of Europe and the jungles of Central America searching for the living legacies of these once great civilizations. The series traces how the institutions that arose with urban civilization 5,000 years ago, such as organized religion, bureaucratic government and international trade are still affecting the political and cultural mindset of many parts of the world today.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Egyptian Secrets of the Afterlife

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New excavations are revealing more than we've ever known about what the Egyptians knew they'd encounter on their afterlife journey. Today, Dr. Zahi Hawass is excavating a mysterious tunnel at the very bottom of Seti's tomb, a perilous tunnel dug far below the surface of the Earth. On a true Indiana Jones-style quest, Dr. Hawass will put his own life in jeopardy for the sake of discovery.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Discovery Atlas: Complete Collection

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Explores the people and landscapes of various countries worldwide.
DVD
2009; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nubia and the Mysteries of Kush

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"Hidden away in the Butana region of northern Sudan lie the ruins of ancient Nubia, an African civilization that rivaled Egypt for centuries. This film familiarizes students with ongoing excavations that study and preserve the deteriorating remains of the Nubian kingdom of Kush". -- Container.
DVD
2009; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Frontline World: Stories From a Small Planet, June 23, 2009

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As the digital television conversion makes tens of millions of analog TVs obsolete and Americans continue to trash old computers and cell phones at alarming rates, FRONTLINE/WORLD presents a global investigation into the dirty secret of the digital age -- the dumping of hundreds of millions of pounds of electronic waste around the world each year. Tracking "e-waste" to the slums of Ghana and the far-off provinces in China, producer/correspondent Peter Klein and his team of graduate journalism students fan out around the world to document the growing impact of this toxic trash on those who desperately scavenge it for precious metals. They also explore the potential threats to privacy, as criminal gangs attempt to harvest data from America's old computers and cell phones and exploit it [...]
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Richard Bangs' Adventures With Purpose Egypt: Quest for the Lord of the Nile

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Voyage up the Nile River for an Egyptian adventure unlike any other in high definition. Experience the searing heat of the desert and the thriving modern cities. See Alexandria and Cairo, go inside the pyramids at Giza, explore the chambers and tombs in the Valley of the Kings, and discover why Egypt's culture is bound to the river and its creatures, specifically the crocodile god, Sobek.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Intimate Stranger

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"You've probably never heard of Joseph Cassuto, but by the end of this film you may think that he was the most elusive, fascinating and baffling man to have ever lived. Cassuto is filmmaker Alan Berliner's maternal grandfather, a Palestinian Jew who was a cotton buyer for the Japanese in Egypt prior to World War II. With Hitler's armies just miles away from Alexandria, Cassuto's family is split in half. They reunite in New York after the war, but Cassuto is restless there. He moves to Japan to spend eleven months of the year, virtually abandoning his wife and children in the U.S. while he pursues his business interests and a life-long love affair with Japanese culture. Seventeen years after his death, his grandson has constructed a poetic and emotional jigsaw puzzle out of the volumi [...]
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Thebes Second Part: A Stroll Through Another World

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Addresses the origin and evolution of religious belief in Egypt, the offices and power of the priesthood, and the layout, function, and symbolism of the Temple of Karnak and its precincts. Specific aspects of death such as mummification and the ritual of the open mouth are given special attention.
DVD
2007; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Secrets of Egypt's Lost Queen

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Discover how top archaeologists use cutting-edge forensic techniques to unravel the mystery of Queen Hatshepsut's life and death, and unearth her fascinating story that has remained buried for 3,000 years.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Digging for the Truth

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Host, explorer and survival expert Josh Bernstein takes a fresh look at the world's greatest ancient mysteries and puts adventure back into history as he travels to some of the most intriguing, remote and physically challenging locations in the world.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Engineering Egypt: How Egypt's Two Greatest Pharoahs Built Their Way to Immortality

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Discover how Egypt's two greatest Pharaohs - Khufu and Ramesses II - built their way to immortality through architectural marvels including the temples of Abu Simbel and the Great Pyramid of Giza.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nefertiti and the Lost Dynasty

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Explore new clues surrounding the 3,000 year-old mystery of the disapearance of Queen Nefertiti - history's most beloved and despised queen.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Glories of Islamic Art

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"Explores the connection of the religion of Islam with its art and architecture, revealing how artistic giants such as Siniam were led by Islamic movement to craft a glorious aesthetic heritage. Their faith is reflected in the related but distinct achievements throughout the centuries"--Container.
DVD
2007; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)